Memorial Day Parades in Oakland County

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(Compiled, May 24, 2014)

Auburn Hills, MI Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 26, 2014 at 11a
The 2014 Memorial Day Parade will begin at the American Legion Post home on Churchill and moves to the cemetery on Squirrel for a short ceremony then travels to the MOMS plaque for a short ceremony and culminates at the American Legion Post. Immediately following the parade there will be a family fun event until 3p featuring a craft show, inflatables, face painting and the Auburn Hills Police Department offering free child ID kits.

Beverly Hills, MI Memorial Day Parade and Carnival
Monday, May 26, 2014 from 11a-3p
The Parade will begin at 11:00 a.m. from the Groves High School parking lot. It travels north on Evergreen chamber ad rainbow runand then east on Beverly Road all the way to Beverly Park. Participants in the parade will include a contingent of U.S. Marines, marching bands, a bagpiper, calliope, local Boy Scout, Girl Scout, Cub Scout, Brownie and Little League Representatives, brightly decorated bikes, fire trucks, police and sheriff vehicles, along with classic cars and other parade regulars. Carnival follows the Parade at Beverly Park from noon-3p.

Birmingham, MI Memorial Day Service
Monday, May 26, 2014 at 10p
t The City of Birmingham will host its annual Memorial Day Service on Monday, May 26, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in Shain Park. The patriotic program includes addresses of historical interest, popular songs, wreath laying at the monuments and live music provided by Birmingham’s Straw Hat Band. This year the city observes the 150th anniversary of its founding during the Civil War. The Birmingham Historical Society will mark the occasion with a special presentation and at 1:00pm will conduct a tour of historic Greenwood Cemetery with emphasis on local heroes who served our country during the Civil War. Family attendance is welcomed and veterans’ participation is encouraged. At the conclusion of the program, everyone is invited for refreshments at the Allen House, site of the Birmingham
Historical Museum, at the intersection of Maple and Southfield Roads. For more information, contact Bruce Miller at 248.258.9007 or

Clawson, MI Memorial Day Ceremony
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Come join the Clawson American Legion Post in honoring our fallen heroes each Memorial Day with the annual Memorial Day Ceremony at Memorial Park next to Blair Memorial Library.

Farmington / Farmington Hills MI Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 26, 2014 at 10a
Parade route will be along Grand River Ave in Farmington. The parade will start at 10 a.m. near the intersection of Grand River Avenue and Orchard Lake Road and will travel one mile west on Grand River. It will end at Oakland Avenue where a ceremony will take place at the Farmington War Memorial Monument in Memorial Park. The Parade Committee is looking for volunteers who would like to join the team and help organize and manage the event. For more information, visit the American Legion Post 346 website at or call 248-478-9174.

Ferndale, MI Memorial Day Paradesidebar01sponsor
Monday, May 26, 2014 at 10a
For Memorial Day, the Parade will start at 10:00am. For the Parade Route, The Parade participants enter the parade along Livernois from Maplehurst, Lewiston, Cambourne, and Breckenridge Streets. The Parade officially starts on Livernois at West Breckenridge, and heads north. The parade will march east on Maplehurst, south on Woodward, west on 9 Mile, and south at Livernois, ending at the Memorial Mall in front of Ferndale Fire Station #1.

Hazel Park, MI Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 26, 2014 at 10a
dinos02sidelogo3Memorial Day parade begins at 10a at the corner of John R Rd and 8 Mile Rd. After the parade, join the fun at the Memorial Festival Carnival.

Holly, MI Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 26, 2014 at 9a
The Annual Holly Memorial Day Parade will begin at North Saginaw Road and continue through Downtown Holly and over to Lakeside Park for Memorial Day Services. Parade line-ups begin at 9a, parade starts at 10a.

Milford, Michigan Memorial Parade
Monday, May 26, 2014 at 11a
The Annual Milford, MI Memorial Day Parade will take place on Main Street in Downtown Milford. Contact the American Legion in Milford to participate.

Northville, Michigan Memorial Day Paradedda_ad_03
Monday, May 26, 2014 at 10a
Downtown Northville. VFW Post 4012 presents the 2014 Memorial Day Parade! Parade steps off at 10am sharp from Griswold and Main, proceeds west on Main to Wing, south on Wing to Cady, west on Cady to First, south on First to Fairbrook and over to Rural Hill cemetery for the ceremony.

Novi, Michigan Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 26, 2014 from 10a-noon
Novi Civic Center – Show your community pride and spirit and join Novi’s Memorial Day Parade! Novi seed021_helaine-zackinvites all Veterans, bands, scout troops, kids, businesses and other civic organizations to be a part of this wonderful annual community event. Form a group and create a fitting parade entry such as a float to march proudly through Novi showcasing your community pride and spirit! Following the parade, join Novi to honor the sacrifice and service of
Veterans for the Memorial Service at the Novi Civic Center. Call 248-347 -0400 to learn how to participate.

Pleasant Ridge Memorial Day Parade

Monday, May 26, 2014 8:30am

The City of Pleasant Ridge will be holding its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 26. The parade will start at the corner of Oakland Park and Ridge Road and proceed to the newly enhanced Rudy Serra campaign adMemorial Park for the dedication ceremony.


Greater Rochester, MI Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 26, 2014 10 a.m.
Ceremonies are held at Veteran’s Memorial Pointe (Southeast corner of Avon and Livernois Roads in Rochester Hills) on Memorial Day following the parade that starts in Mount Avon Cemetery (near 1st St in Rochester) at 10 a.m.

Royal Oak, Michigan Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 26, 2014 at 9a
The parade route starts at South Main Street and Harrison, heading North to 2nd Street, then East to the Veteran’s Memorial Plaza where the Annual Memorial Service will be held. Individuals and groups wishing waterworkto participate in the parade or volunteer to help out, are encouraged to contact the Royal Oak Memorial Day Parade Committee at

Sylvan Lake, Michigan Memorial Day Parade, Bike Parade and Ceremony.
Monday, May 26, 2014 from 10a-1p
The Bike and Stroller decorating will take place at 10:15 the morning of the Parade at City Hall. Parade begins at City Hall 11:00 o’clock and ends at Memorial Park with Veterans Recognition Ceremony. New w route this year! Inverness to Cheltingham, Cheltingham to Garland, Garland to Memorial Park. View parade from a “Good Neighbor” lawn (look for the “Parade Viewers Welcome” lawn signs). Anyone marching in the parade should assemble in the Greater Harvest Church of God parking lot at about 10:30 am. Please call Jim Smith at 248-904-9085 if you need any other details.

Troy, MI Memorial Day Ceremony
Monday, May 26, 2014 at 11aHowesLocation
The City of Troy is holding their Memorial Day Ceremony at 11a at Veterans Plaza in front of City Hall (500 W Big Beaver Rd in Troy).

Walled Lake, MI Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 26, 2014 at 11a
The Walled Lake Memorial Day parade begins at 11a at Walled Lake Dr and Maple and runs along Pontiac Trail and culminates at City Hall.

Waterford, Michigan Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 26, 2014 at 10a
Parade starts at Dixie Highway and Sashabaw roads. Parade heads north to a ceremony at the Drayton Plains Cemetery at the end of the parade.

White Lake, MI Memorial Day Pancake Breakfast
Monday, May 26, 2014 from 8:30a-11:30a
Memorial Day Pancake Breakfast at White Lake Inn (3955 Ormond Rd White Lake, Michigan 48383). Breakfast is from 8:30-11:30a and a Flag Raising Ceremony is at noon.

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